2009 in Finland

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2009
in
Finland

Decades:
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The following lists events that happened in 2009 in Finland.

Incumbents[edit]

Events[edit]

Deaths[edit]

  • 1 January – Aarne Arvonen, supercentenarian, oldest living male person in Finland (b. 1897)
  • 10 January – Pauli Salonen, Nordic combined skier (b. 1916).[1]
  • 23 February – August Kiuru, cross country skier (b. 1922)
  • 15 May – Helvi Sipilä, diplomat, lawyer, politician and promoter of women's rights (b. 1915)
  • 21 May – Christer Boucht, lawyer, adventure traveller and writer (b. 1911)
  • 13 July – Uma Aaltonen, journalist and politician (b. 1940)
  • 25 August – Mirja Lehtonen, cross country skier (b. 1942).[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Pauli Salonen". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 19 September 2016.
  2. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Mirja Lehtonen". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 19 September 2016.